Established 2005 Registered Charity No. 1110656

Scottish Charity Register No. SC043760

Nov-Dec 2019 : HOSTELS

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Need to know: Shelters

Useful information about night shelters

Park life

StreetFest 2019, hosted by Give A Shift, Streets Kitchen and Jammin' for Change, is a September afternoon festival in the park for people who are homeless. Report from Jean Hindry who set up a stall for health charity Groundswell with colleague Gerry

You can complain

If you are living in a hostel, or supported housing, you can complain about unacceptable behaviour ...


News in Brief 123: Nov-Dec 2019

News in brief written by Jake Cudsi.

News photostories 123: Nov - Dec 2019

Photostories from the Pavement team.


Hostel help

Sarah Hough finds out about the frustrations a project worker experiences trying to move clients through the hostel system

Hostel Life

Everyone has something to say about staying in a hostel. Here’s a guide to the pros and cons by David Lawrence

Hostels: How was it?

What are your feelings about staying in hotels or night shelters? Interviews by Claire Rivers 

Safe lives

Scarlett Hanson is a rock for women fleeing domestic abuse. Interview by Rosie Roksoph


Finding yourself again

For me it was a struggle to survive, a struggle that I thought was going to kill me, but it showed me the way back to myself by Deputy Editor Mat Amp

Hostile hell

Horrible times in a hostel reported by McGinlay. This may be upsetting.

Two pay cheques away?

Being a couple of pay cheques from the street isn’t true for those with caring family or friends who can provide support. It’s telling us something different, says Simone Helleren, the need to destigmatise needing help.

Under one roof

Life in a hostel with the Singer, the Racist and the Spy, by Chris Sampson


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Your voice

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